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Zidane calls Real Madrid's win against Sporting Gijon 'one to forget' Zidane calls Real Madrid's win against Sporting Gijon 'one to forget'
- November 28, 2016

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo walks along the pitch under a heavy rain during a Spanish La Lig ... Real Madrid went to the top of La Liga with a 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon on Saturday, with Ronaldo bagging both goals after his hat-trick against Atletico Madrid last week. (more...)
United Against Notes Ban, Trinamool, Left Divided In Call To Block Bengal United Against Notes Ban, Trinamool, Left Divided In Call To Block Bengal
- November 28, 2016

However, Rashtriya Janata Dal and Congress have been strongly opposing the move. West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh, however, said they will see whether the TMC is really serious about foiling the strike called by the Left. Mamata on the contrary will lead a padyatra on that day in protest against the move. Basudeb Banerjee, Chief Secretary of West Bengal said, "All the government officers have been asked to come to the office on Monday because". (more...)
Myanmar pursues ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims: UN official
- November 28, 2016

The Rohingya are denied citizenship in Burma, officially called Myanmar, and are viewed by many as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, which also does not accept them. Hunger is one of the factors forcing Rohingya people to attempt to flee to Bangladesh, but they are being turned back at the border. Meanwhile, Human Rights Watch said that this week, using satellite images, it had identified more than 1,000 houses in Rohingya villages that had been razed in northwestern Myanmar. (more...)
Unusually late Hurricane Otto takes aim at Central America
- November 27, 2016

A storm in the Caribbean has been upgraded to a hurricane and is threatening Costa Rica and southern Nicaragua , forecasters say. It could become the first hurricane to make come ashore in Costa Rica since reliable record-keeping began in 1851. (more...)
Wells Fargo seeks arbitration order in customer lawsuit Wells Fargo seeks arbitration order in customer lawsuit
- November 27, 2016

A spokesman for Wells Fargo declined to comment on the filing. Australian Securities and Investments Commission chairman Greg Medcraft told a parliamentary committee hearing on Friday that he had in the last week written to the the big four banks plus Suncorp, Citi, HSBC and Bank of Queensland to ask them to audit their cross-selling activities. (more...)
In shift, Trump says humans may be causing global warming
- November 26, 2016

In terms of what the agreement was meant to accomplish, ensuring that the global temperature doesn't rise above 2 degrees Celsius was one of the biggest. Asked if he would withdraw the USA from worldwide climate change agreements, President-elect Trump said he is "looking at it very closely", according to Times reporters Maggie Haberman and Mike Grynbaum, who were live-tweeting the meeting. (more...)
Enterprises Brace as Court Suspends Overtime Rule
- November 26, 2016

U.S. District Court Judge Amos Mezzant has issued a preliminary injunction against new overtime rules scheduled to go into effect next week. The measure was temporarily blocked Tuesday by a federal judge in Texas, who granted an injunction sought by 21 states and a group of business leaders. (more...)
Trump Tells NYT He'd Keep 'An Open Mind' On Global Warming
- November 26, 2016

This ideological U-turn follows a series of similar shifts of Trump's rhetoric after being elected. Trump added that he's anxious about "how much it will cost our companies", to combat what's probably the biggest threat to humanity's continued existence on this planet. (more...)
Behind-the-Scenes Secrets From 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'
- November 26, 2016

Redmayne revealed, "you know, I did actually ask that question to David Yates and David Heyman yesterday". Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is in theaters now. Fantastic Beasts and the Cronut of Fire. Eddie Redmayne stars in the film with support coming from Colin Farrell , Katherine Waterston , Dan Fogler , Alison Sudol , Ezra Miller , Samantha Morton , and Jon Voight . (more...)
Good Question: Why Is The Supermoon So Big?
- November 26, 2016

As a result, this Supermoon appeared 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than it does at its smallest and was the largest and brightest Supermoon since January 26, 1948. On Monday evening, November 14, the supermoon made an impressive showing. It was the brightest and largest moon in almost 70 years. This year actually has three supermoons. (more...)
Students partake in walk-out protest at Penn State Students partake in walk-out protest at Penn State
- November 26, 2016

Anti-Trump protests continued for a seventh straight day in large cities throughout the country. Trump called Mexicans rapists and drug peddlers and has proposed to build a wall along the US-Mexican border to keep the immigrants out. The noisy rallies began in the late morning outside Lincoln and San Diego high schools and San Diego City College and continued in various locales for about five hours. (more...)
Trump Wins Michigan In Closest Race State Has Ever Recorded Trump Wins Michigan In Closest Race State Has Ever Recorded
- November 26, 2016

And the number is only growing as numerous of states like New Jersey, Illinois and California continue to recount votes, despite Election Day having taken place two weeks ago now. Simon said Minnesota once again returned to a civic participation pinnacle it was accustomed to in the four decades since instituting Election Day registration. (more...)
Levels in View on Shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) Levels in View on Shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
- November 25, 2016

Finally, Argus reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of General Electric in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Six equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, four equity analysts rating the company a buy, seven equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of $32.79. (more...)
Pilots' strike leaves hundreds of Lufthansa flights grounded
- November 25, 2016

A strike by staffers of Eurowings on Tuesday forced the company to scrap more than 60 flights at airports in Hamburg and Dusseldorf. German airline Lufthansa canceled almost 900 flights on Wednesday and scrapped another 912 scheduled for Thursday after pilots launched a two-day strike in a pay dispute. (more...)
Dive in wages reveals Tories' "abject failure", says McDonnell
- November 25, 2016

Britain is now in line for "an additional dollop of austerity" in the 2020s, the think tank warned. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said figures unveiled in Chancellor Philip Hammond's Autumn Statement on Wednesday indicated real wages will still not have returned to pre-crash levels by 2021. (more...)
Target Price Review & Stock Update on Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)
- November 24, 2016

Washington Trust Bank increased its stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.by 6.8% in the second quarter. The number of ratings upgrade and downgrades were 0 and 7 respectively. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -3.76% while its last one month trend is positive with 10.96%. Analysts expect that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (more...)
Market Traders Alert - Marvell Technology Group Ltd.'s (MRVL)
- November 24, 2016

The 52-week high of the shares is $14.8 and the 52 week low is $7.4. As per Tuesday, April 5, the company rating was upgraded by Brean Capital. Shares of Marvell Technology Group Ltd . The median estimate represents a +18.25% increase from the last price of 19.45. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) EPS Analysis Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) EPS Analysis
- November 24, 2016

According to the analysts, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . They now have a United States dollars 9 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Advanced Micro Devices from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, November 18th. (more...)
Asian stocks rise after Dow hits record
- November 24, 2016

Global stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday after a post-U.S. election rally drove the Dow Jones industrial average to a new high. In a day of milestones, the benchmark Standard & Poor's 500 stock index closed above 2200 for the first time ever as it rose 4.76 points, or 0.2%, to 2202.94. (more...)
Giant dump trucks are ready for Macy's Parade
- November 24, 2016

Those who want to watch it will be able to tune in even if they don't have a TV. Santa Claus waves as he rides on his float down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 28, 2013. Central Park is closed for grandstand seating not open to the public, as is the span from 38th Street to Herald Square , while the south side of 34th between Broadway and Seventh Avenue offers only limited views. (more...)
BT boss: We will invest in remote locations
- November 24, 2016

This funding should bolster the efforts of the 5G Innovation Centre at the University of Surrey which was launched past year as a testbed for developing the new communications standard. "This new funding, stimulating competitive fibre rollout at scale by new communications infrastructure builders, is a catalyst for the delivery of the UK's fibre future". (more...)
Dollar nears 13 1/2-year high, buoyed by multiple rate hike view
- November 24, 2016

The U.S. 10-year Treasury yield stood at 2.319 percent at Tuesday's U.S. close, down from Friday's one-year high of 2.364 percent. LONDON, Nov 23 The dollar steadied near a recent peak on Wednesday, taking a breather ahead of the U.S. FXCM Israel said in its morning survey, "After climbing to a peak of NIS 3.885/$ at the start of the week, the shekel-dollar exchange rate has fallen back to the NIS 3.85-86/$ mark". (more...)
Internal memo reveals Fidelity CEO Johnson will succeed her father as chairman Internal memo reveals Fidelity CEO Johnson will succeed her father as chairman
- November 23, 2016

Fidelity, known for its roots in stockpicking and as a home to the likes of star managers such as Peter Lynch and William Danoff, is one of the largest mutual-fund firms confronting broad industry transformations. The fallout continues to hurt Fidelity. Fidelity's earnings jumped 29% in 2014, despite fund outflows. She has changed the leadership of some underperforming divisions and has taken steps to embrace the firm's index-fund business, which has pulled in new money even as some ... (more...)
Middletown holds sixth annual tree lighting ceremony Friday Middletown holds sixth annual tree lighting ceremony Friday
- November 23, 2016

Where is the tree from this year? And nothing quite says Christmas like a good, old-fashioned tree lighting. In additon to the tree being lit in Boudreau Square, there will be cookies and treats to enjoy. The event is outside the Capitol downtown and it's open to the public. Around 6:30 p.m. the El Dorado Hills Fire Department will bring in Santa and Mrs. (more...)
Kingfisher steam ahead with turn around plans posting 5.8% growth Kingfisher steam ahead with turn around plans posting 5.8% growth
- November 23, 2016

The owner of B&Q and Screwfix said that United Kingdom sales reached £1.24 billion in the three months to October 31, up 5.8 per cent on a like-for like basis. At sister company B&Q UK and Ireland, a Leading retailer in IRUK Top500 research, sales of £900m were 3.3% down in total on the same time a year ago following a number of store closures. (more...)